Not to sound trite
by Madeline Fazio
But there’s something I must get off my chest
Please do not put up a fight
To get to the point, I will try my best
I am ready and willing
To give you my heart
I am ready to love you
With every and any part
What do you do with this new information?
What do you say when I admit my affection?
I dread your response does not ease my tension
I thought I could at least get a rejection
But the only thing that you can give to me is…